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Putting Lens Back on

Please send the help for getting the lens back on to me as well - I dropped mine also, and I don't think anything was broken, but I can't get it back together and working. Thank you very much for your hell!

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  • richyman7 Apr 14, 2008

    oops, I meant to say thanks for your help!

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How far apart are you? I mean it all goes back together in reverse order. If the lens is disassembled, you need to get the outer lens tube back on its tracks in the inner tube. That takes a little working, but it should be doable. You should be able to turn the small gear that is on the lens assembly and be able to extend the zoom lens, itll be tough, but if you cant, then the camera will probably not be able to do it either, look for something off track.

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